The Kent Park and Recreation Director is Lesly Ferris. The Park and Recreation office is located on the second floor of Kent Town Hall, 41 Kent Green Boulevard, Kent. The mailing address is P.O. Box 678, Kent CT 06757. The office phone number is 860-927-1003; fax is 860-927-1313; the director cell phone is 860-488-4126. PLEASE NOTE TOWN HALL OFFICES CURRENTLY ARE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC. CONTACT DIRECTOR LESLY FERRIS AT 860-488-4126.
The Kent Park and Recreation Commission works to realize the ongoing missions of Kent Park and Recreation through balanced, thoughtful, equitable stewardship and planning by highly committed volunteers.
Parks: To provide safe places for residents and visitors to enjoy the flora, fauna and community of Kent through passive and active outdoor recreation.
Recreation: To engage our community through a diverse mix of education, leisure, athletic and entertainment programming, to enrich and improve daily lives of our residents and visitors.
The Park and Recreation Commissioners are:
Chairman Lynn Harrington
Jennifer Calhoun (alternate), Blythe Everett, John Grant, Michael Perkins, Trisha McMahon (alternate), Abigail Smith Hanby; an unexpired three-year seat is vacant.
The commission meets monthly on the third Monday at 7 p.m. Upcoming meeting dates are: June 15, July 20, August 17, September 21, October 19, November 16, December 21.